January 2020 vidcast : SoftBank, WeWork Rescuer?

An uncompromising analysis of the meaning of the "rescue" of WeWork by SoftBank and Masayoshi Son

WeWork has been the subject of much discussion recently and its stock market debacle has been the subject of numerous articles in the financial media as well as in the traditional press.


The personality of its CEO Adam Neumann and his unethical behaviour were also strongly discussed.


We saw the investment technology giant SoftBank and its leader Masayoshi Son rushing to the rescue of WeWork. The fundamental question remains whether this is the right savior for the falling start-up.


Professor Jacquet undertakes an uncompromising analysis of the situation and makes recommendations as to what should happen.